‘Beautiful. The best bridge in the world. Like a lovely red Meccano structure. The shape of it is magnificent. South Queensferry is a lovely little place.’
– Forth Bridge Tripadvisor Review
Things to do in South Queensferry
In addition to the spectacular views of the Forth Bridges, there are plenty of other reasons to visit South Queensferry. Popular attractions include Maid of the Forth boat cruises, Queensferry Museum and the Ferry Brewery. There are also many historical sites in the area, such as Hopetoun House and Dalmeny House. The town centre has a great choice of independent shops, cafes and restaurants. There are picturesque cobbled streets and a beautiful harbour.
It’s easy to get to South Queensferry on a day trip from Edinburgh while staying with us at Parliament House Hotel. You can reach South Queensferry by car in around half an hour. There are also buses available from Princes Street, which take about 40 minutes. If you need any help with directions, please ask our friendly reception team during your stay.